Second Trimester Symptoms
The span from week 13 to week 27 of pregnancy is called the “honeymoon period” for good reason: Typically, nausea subsides, emotions even out and sex drive returns. It’s also the time when you’ll start to feel the baby’s first movements. What other changes are in store? Read on.
The nausea subsides
Thankfully, the list of second trimester symptoms generally doesn’t include morning sickness. Most women find that it tapers off or stops completely. If you’re still feeling queasy, talk to your doctor about increasing your intake of vitamin B6, which has been shown to settle the stomach. Around this time, you’ll start to experience a new discomfort in the tummy: abdominal aches, a result of your growing uterus and the stretching of the surrounding liga...